Tag: comics

Juliet Capulet in a Universe of Her Own

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Juliet Capulet is one of literature’s most enduring heroines. But what if she were transformed from the tragic victim of a star-crossed love affair into the dynamic, independent protagonist of her own story? That’s exactly what Conor McCreery, Anthony Del Col, Andy Belanger and Corin Howell have done in Kill Shakespeare, whose first trade is […]

She-Fi Podcast: Logan

In this She-Fi podcast, we review Logan. Logan had a very different tone than all other X-men movies. It was a great character study on Wolverine, Professor X, and Laura (a.k.a. X-23), and their relationship dynamics. We discuss whether we think it’s Oscar worthy, and share our sentiments about Hugh Jackman and Patrick Stewart’s last […]

5 Comics Anthologies for Feminists

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When you look at the current comics landscape, you can see that compelling, nuanced female characters are really starting to emerge as a driving force. And while we still have a long way to go in terms of representation among creators, more and more female writers and artists are getting their voices out there. Most of […]

Why Stories Really Matter

If you’re reading this, you’re probably someone who’s pretty into fandom. And if you’re like me, you get almost irrationally attached to your favorite protagonists. I’ve even been known to lose sleep worrying about the fates of my favorite characters. But these stories we love so much are more than just distractions. More than escapism. […]

Behind the Scenes at NYCC

Recently, during New York Comic Con, I had the chance to live blog for Marvel, and it was a pretty awesome experience. I was lucky enough to be invited up to Marvel’s skybox, where I had the chance to meet their digital team. It was really fascinating to see what goes on behind the scenes. The skybox […]

Marvel Bucket List

So I’ve been reading Gwenpool, and it’s a lot of fun watching her meet some of her favorite comic book characters. And that got me thinking, if I were suddenly in the Marvel Universe, what would be the top five things I’d want to do? Check out my video to find out!    

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